Raised by hand, the small bowl rises to an everted lip and has an applied foot. Faint hammer marks are evident.
“STERLING / H[anvil]S[in rectangle] / 1906 / E” struck incuse on bottom. “R U % = / 74204 A – ” scratched on bottom. Ada Mark * F4371
Descended in the family of silversmith George C. Gebelein (1878 – 1945), who worked with Ek at Handicraft Shop. Purchased from the estate of J. Herbert Gebelein (1906 – 1986), George’s son, with funds provided by the donor.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Gertrude S. Atwood